Remembering Dorothea “Dottie” Benton Frank

Family and friends, including many in Montclair's literary scene, recall Dorothea "Dottie" Benton Frank fondly after her unexpected death.

Obituary: Madelyn Cummings FitzGerald

Madelyn Cummings FitzGerald, 96, formerly of Montclair, died on Saturday, Sept. 7, 2019 at her family’s home in Simsbury, Conn.She was born in Montclair,...

In brief: Free lead testing offered for kids, pregnant moms

The Montclair Health Department will provide free lead screenings on Sept. 18 for children ages 1-6 and pregnant women.

Sept. 11, we will never forget

Montclair and Essex County pay tribute.

Obituary: Margie May Johnson

Margie May Johnson died on Monday, Aug. 30, 2019.Mrs. Johnson was born Sept. 7, 1914, in Ansonville, N.C. to David L. and Tinnie Mask...

Obituary: Frances T. Giammella

Frances T. Giammella, 96, died on Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019.Mrs. Giammella was born on May 7, 1923 in Jersey City. She lived in Montclair...
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Rohan Marley, partners propose new marijuana dispensary for Montclair

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsMontclair could be getting a second medical marijuana dispensary in the near future, with the backing of a business partnership that includes...

UPDATE: Chimney Swifts bird ‘spectacle’ expected this Thursday

Hundreds of Chimney Swifts enter their migratory roost at Buzz Aldrin School on Thursday.

Breaking the hate: Preaching love, forgiveness here in Montclair

Chris Singleton, who lost his mother at the the Emanuel AME Church shooting in Charleston, S.C., visited DC Rice Hall at Union Baptist Church in Montclair on Sept. 7.